A histopathologic comparison of the tissue reaction to prosthetic materials in the knee joint of rats.

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The five kinds of prosthetic materials: powders of cobalt alloy, stainless steel, alumina ceramic, HDP plastic and bone cement, were injected to the knee joints of 16 rats for each material. Two controls were used, one with saline solution and the other untreated. Some of the rats were sacrificed at one week, being left untreated. Some of the rats were… (More)

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@article{Uchida1985AHC, title={A histopathologic comparison of the tissue reaction to prosthetic materials in the knee joint of rats.}, author={Syouko Uchida}, journal={Orthopedics}, year={1985}, volume={8 10}, pages={1276-80} }